Cramer, Edna L.
Ithaca: Edna L. Cramer, age 78, of 1028 Ellis Hollow Road, Ithaca, NY, passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014, at the Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca. Mrs. Cramer was born August 3, 1935 in Cortland, NY a daughter of the late Joseph P. and Bertrice L. Sutliff Favaloro. She was graduated from Lansing High School and was employed by National Cash Register and later at Cornell University. She also taught ballroom dancing for many years. She enjoyed traveling, shopping, and volunteering at Birthright of Ithaca. Survivors include her husband of 20 years, Lewis R. Cramer of Ithaca; her son, Thaddeus (Wacanda Keisler) Rubens of SC and his children, Cody and Alyssa Rubens; her daughter, Vicki McDonald of Trumansburg; her stepdaughters, Martha (Tim) Shepard of Marathon, Dianna (Paul) DeFreest of Box Elder, SD, Esther (Ken) Caldwell of Cortland, Rachel Cramer of Las Vegas, NV; a stepson, Stephen Cramer of Phoenix, AZ; 12 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, June 27, 2014, at St. Catherine of Sienna Church, Ithaca. Burial will follow in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden. Friends may call Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home, 55 West Main Street, Dryden. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Birthright of Ithaca, Inc., 605 W. State St., Ithaca, NY 14850 (web site: http://ir.tompkins.ny.us/volunteerfiles/bg0ogooj). Perkins Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.perkinsfuneralhome.com
Perkins Funeral Home, Inc.
55 West Main Street Dryden, NY 13053-0022
Published in Ithaca Journal on June 24, 2014